WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS
Champion Driver - Nelson Pique Santo Maior
Champion Car - Williams FW07C-Cosworth V8
Date / Race and Distance / Location / First / Second / Third / Fourth / Fifth / Sixth / Winner's Speed k.p.h / Fastest Lap / Time Min. Sec
Mar. 15, USA (West) GP - 261 700 kms, Long Beach,
A. Jones (Williams FW07C-Cos V8), C. Reutemann (Williams FW07C-Cos V8), N. Piquet (Brabham BT49C-...
Imola, 1st May
When the first Grand Prix of San Marino was mooted for 1981 a lot of people scoffed and said it was absurd for the tiny Principality near the Adriatic coast to have a Grand Prix on the International Formula One calendar. You can hardly drive a Fiat Panda round the mountain-top town, let alone race Grand Prix cars round it, but the San Marino Automobile Federation had...